Course Details
Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Logo

Diploma in Communication & Media #

Offered by: Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
Exam BodyInternal Diploma Malaysia
Course Duration5 Sem
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time
Fees200/Sem
FacultyFaculty of Communication and Media Studies
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyDiploma Level
Field of StudyCommunication & Broadcasting
Stream RequirementsArts/Science Stream
Course Description

The Faculty of Communication and Media Studies offers various courses aimed at helping its students develop their talents and extend their understanding of the processes and practices of various aspects of mass communication. Students in this programme will undergo six semesters of studies in order to graduate with Diploma in Communication and Media. The faculty requires students to undertake three components of courses during the three-year programmes. These components are the requirements of university courses, faculty core courses and programme core courses.

Curriculum

Semester 1

  • Kesatria Negara I
  • Fundamentals of Islam/
  • Men and Religion (Non-Muslim)
  • Consolidating language Skills
  • Computer and Information Processing
  • Introduction to Malay Language Communication
  • Introduction to Communication and Media Studies
  • Public Speaking

 

Semester 2

  • Kesatria Negara II
  • Islamic Thought and Civilization/Islam and Development (Non Muslim)
  • Preparatory Course For MUET
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Writing for the Media
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Communication Management

 

Semester 3

  • Kesatria Negara III
  • Islam and Communication/
  • Islam Society (Non Muslim)
  • English For Academic Purposes
  • Principles of Psychology
  • Instructional Communication
  • Introduction News Writing and Reporting
  • Public Relations

 

Semester 4

  • Graphic Design and Communication
  • Journalism
  • Photo Communication
  • Publishing and Media Design
  • Principles of Economy
  • Issues in Modern Malaysia

 

Semester 5

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Communication Research
  • Event Management in Communication
  • Broadcasting
  • Advertising
  • Professional Project
  • Multimedia Design and Production
  • Marketing Communication

 

Semester 6

  • Introduction to Translation
  • Professional Project
  • Multimedia Design and Production
  • Marketing Communication
Entry Requirements

SPM with at least 5 credits or its equiv.

Career Prospects

Graduates have the opportunity to work either in the public or the private sector. They will act as a supporting line to professional and specialist groups in the areas of Journalism, Public Relations, Advertising, Broadcasting, Publishing and other areas related to communication and the media.

 

All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.


Other Courses in this Level of Study Other Courses in this Field of Study

Back to Courses